NEW YORK, May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Stem Cell Therapeutics Corp. (OTCQX: SCTPF; TSX.V: SSS), a company engaged in the development and commercialization of cancer stem cell discoveries into novel and innovative therapies, has chosen to trade on OTCQX®, the best OTC marketplace with qualified companies.
Stem Cell Therapeutics began trading today on OTCQX International, a segment of the OTCQX marketplace reserved for high-quality non-U.S. companies that are listed on a qualified international exchange and provide their home country disclosure to U.S. investors. U.S. investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We are pleased Stem Cell Therapeutics has chosen to trade on OTCQX," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "OTCQX companies demonstrate their commitment to providing superior information to investors and maintaining the highest quality standards."
"We are proud to join OTCQX, which will enable us to provide our U.S. investors with timely news and information to help them better analyze, value and trade our securities," said David Allan, Chairman of Stem Cell Therapeutics Corp.
ROTH Capital Partners, LLC will serve as Stem Cell Therapeutics' Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements.
Stem Cell Therapeutics engages in the development and commercialization of cancer stem cell discoveries into novel and innovative therapies.
The company trades in the U.S. on OTCQX under the symbol "SCTPF."
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